Michael Ogden connected for five hits to lead Sandy Bottoms in a 19-11 win over 2 Birds Coffee in the Coed Division III Softball League at Morgan Sports Center in Destin.
Ogden slapped a home run, triple, two doubles and a single.
Sandy Bottom led 4-1 at the end of three innings. In the fourth and fifth innings, Sandy Bottom scored five runs each to go up 14-7.
In the sixth inning, Sandy Bottom scored three in the top and 2 Birds answered with four.
In the seventh, Sandy Bottom added two runs and then held 2 Birds scoreless.
Clarence Hixon Wells belted a home run, two doubles and a single for Sandy Bottom. John Tallent doubled and singled.
Sam Senor led 2 Birds with a home run, a double and a single. Jason Smith clobbered a home run and two singles, while Brandon Brookshire hit two doubles and a single.
Backstreet Ballers 15, No Affiliation 14
No Affiliation took an early 6-4 lead in the first two innings but could not hold on to the win.
In the top of the third, Backstreet exploded with nine runs for the lead. No Affiliation kept the game close with four runs in the bottom half.
In the top of the fourth, Backstreet added two runs for a five-run advantage.
With time running out, No Affiliation scored four last runs in the bottom of the fifth.
Mike Ingram led Backstreet with two doubles and a single. Justin Hutchison tripled and singled, while Jimmy Huff doubled and singled.
Brad Kelly hit two doubles and a single for No Affiliation. Josh Craig hit two doubles and Matt Molina doubled and singled.